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Sax Wine Bar

$$ - $$$Italian, ,
Via del Teatro 28, 53045, Montepulciano, Italy
+39 393 804 5771
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  • Excellent35%
  • Very good31%
  • Average12%
  • Poor10%
  • Terrible12%
Travellers talk about
“bruschetta” (5 reviews)
“pizza” (8 reviews)
“the owner” (4 reviews)
Restaurant Hours
Italian, Bar, Wine Bar
$$ - $$$
Via del Teatro 28, 53045, Montepulciano, Italy
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1 - 10 of 41 reviews

Reviewed 28 June 2017 via mobile

The woman doesn't speak English- and that's ok! Everything you ask for is completely authentic, AMA omg, and beautiful! Get the house red wine- it's divine! I came back twice because I loved it so much!!

Thank Elizabeth C
Reviewed 20 May 2017 via mobile

The servers were very friendly even with their broken English. I had a glass of Brunello sipping it while watching people go up to the main square. This is not a fancy place but it's a nicely situated bar.

Thank GranDia
Reviewed 4 November 2016

We discovered this place while staying in Montepulciano for 6 nights and it was the perfect place for lunch and a glass of wine. We ended up going 3 times! It is not fancy, but the pizza and soup were delicious. It was a nice...More

Thank Amy M
Reviewed 20 October 2016

This is not a fancy restaurant. This is not a fancy bar. We actually were waiting to get a table at a big name place next door and needed a place to sit for 20 minutes. That said, the server promptly greeted us, brought us...More

Thank Robert W
Reviewed 10 September 2016 via mobile

Excellent! We have been back 3 times now. Sylvia, the proprietor, really knows food! We like high-end dinners but usually take a simple lunch. This place is perfect. Forget what you think you know about Pizza and watch this lady prepare everything from scratch. This...More

Thank Mike S
Reviewed 15 August 2016

Good late night pizza, made fresh. We squeezed into the outside seating and enjoyed our first meal in town.

Thank jlites
Reviewed 6 June 2016

Lovely bar with nice menu near the top of Monepulciano. Sympatico menu, excellent offerings, prices, nice view with outside tables and food and beverages. The owners are excellent cooks and do a lovely job with menus for lunch and dinner and in between. Many of...More

Thank Lesa U
Reviewed 28 May 2016 via mobile

The little wooden tables on the street outside this wine bar attracted us. It wasn't very busy but the service was not up to scratch. I ordered a spaghetti, Alia Olio Peperoncini. You would have thought the Chef had never prepared this dish before. There...More

Thank Kenty114
Reviewed 18 May 2016 via mobile

We visited here a few times during our stay in Montepulciano, partly because it was near our apartment, and partly because it was good value. The wines were good, and if at happy hour (5-7pm) it came with plates of meats and cheeses, at other...More

Thank kingduncan81
Reviewed 11 March 2016

My husband and I wanted lunch but most of the restaurants were closed. We came across Sax and decided to give a go. It is a very small restaurant and we were seated in the cantina. The table was dirty from the previous eaters. We...More

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Italian, Bar, Wine Bar
Lunch, After-hours, Drinks
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol
Good for
Kids, Child-friendly
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Via del Teatro 28, 53045, Montepulciano, Italy
  • Location: Europe  >  Italy  >  Tuscany  >  Province of Siena  >  Montepulciano
  • Phone Number: +39 393 804 5771
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